today. that was following similar gains yesterday. have a ordinary gains here in the the financials and particularly benefiting as the yen continues to weaken. plenty more on the situation in japan throughout the issue. now across europe, we are seeing more read yet on these major indexes. ibex 35, cac 40, xetra dax all down in the range of more than 0.6%. and again importantly germany leading the way lower here, down 0.8%. the ftse 100 also down by 0.6% for its part. let's take a look at the bond trade. more of a differentiated picture, but for the most part, there is some rotation out of stocks and into bonds this morning with the exception this morning of the the gilt. but italy, spain, the german bund, all seeing prices rise. yields come down a bit. italy and spain in about the 86 region. quick look at forex.